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Alan A. Saidi | ACEI | Academic Credentials Evaluation Institute

Alan A. Saidi is the Senior Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of ACEI. Since the inception of Academic Credentials Evaluation Institute, Inc. (ACEI) in 1994, Alan has been involved in the on-going development and enhancement of ACEI’s electronic database on world education systems and credential equivalencies. Holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering with prior experience in both academe and business, Alan’s automation of ACEI’s evaluation services and client database provides ACEI’s evaluators and support team with immediate access to country specific credentials that help promote consistency and accuracy in educational equivalency reporting.

Alan has regularly led training workshops and is a presenter on foreign educational systems and international credential evaluation standards at webinars and various professional conferences.

Alan is a frequent contributor to ACEI-Global.blog, and authored updates for publications, including the NAFSA On-line Guide to Education Systems Around the World.